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April 23rd, 2015
Kolbi Moell is one dedicated 10 year old.
As a member of the Dance Centré in Wapakoneta and Gloria's Tumbling & Trampoline Team in Bellefontaine, Kolbi spends more than 20 hours a week practicing, traveling and taking private lessons.
Wapakoneta, Buckland and Uniopolis fire departments were called to a fire at Koneta Rubber, 1400 Lunar Drive, in Wapakoneta, at 9:16 p.m. Tuesday.
"We are not sure what exactly caused the fire," said Wapakoneta Fire Chief Kendall Krites.
Krites said employees of the plant noticed fire around the ceiling with it spreading across the ceiling.
Nine students from the Wapakoneta FFA Chapter volunteered tree packaging for the Auglaize Soil and Water Conservation District .
The FFA members packaged a total of 3,800 trees during the day. There were a total of 63 orders packaged in bundles of 10.
A total of 386 individual trees were packaged for Auglaize County third graders to take home and plant.
The Auglaize County Board of Health accepted the employment of a new nursing director and environmental health sanitarian during its regular board meeting Monday morning.
Read about these hires and more in the Tuesday, April 21 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.
We have a busy week of news and events for our readers in this edition of "What's on Tap."
Below is a list of happenings in and around Wapakoneta this week. Articles on several of these events and much more will be available in the print edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News throughout the week.
Here is a list of stories you may have missed published in this week's Wapakoneta Daily News:
Monday: Physical improvements, an acceptance of all people and Pastor Rodney Ritchie keep Mt. Tabor United Methodist church thriving.
Tuesday: A public meeting will be held to discuss revisions and updates to Cridersville's zoning code.
Wednesday: Waynesfield-Goshen students will be performing in the musical, Footloose.
Thursday: Former employees of the Chalet Inn Restaurant recall and share memories.
Hours of devoted, unselfish volunteer work finally paid off Thursday as Mercy Unlimited held its fourth annual volunteer luncheon at RJ's Coffey Cup.
The luncheon, in honor of the 41st annual National Volunteer Week, gave thanks to all volunteers of Mercy Unlimited, including recognizing the 2015 Volunteer of the Year and runners-up.
LIMA – Audrey Stemen spent 37 hours of her spring break painting a mural in the Lima Central Catholic High School building.
And this is something the LCC senior said she has wanted to do since last summer after speaking with LCC President Walter Klimaski, and principal, Kathleen Herpich, about her desire to paint the mural, and they loved the idea.
WAYNESFIELD — The Waynesfield-Goshen Board of Education nominated two people for the 2015 Distinguished Alumni and Friends of W-G Schools awards at its regular board meeting Monday night.
Read about the nominees in the Tuesday, April 14 edition of the Wapakoneta Daily News.